Archive | September, 2006

Adsense is dead podcast

27 September 2006

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If you have a life outside of internet marketing, you probably haven’t been paying attention to the whole is Adsense alive or dead argument. I just finished listening to a podcast with John Jonas. I enjoyed listening to what he said even if I felt a little depressed by trying to make to make some […]

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More domain buying

25 September 2006

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Even though I eased up a little buying new domains recently, I had a few new ideas over the weekend, which resulted in a small domain buying spree. I sometimes wonder if I am doing the right thing or not. I heard a good story of a guy who thought domains were a good investment […]

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Tokyo Game Show

25 September 2006

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Not that I am into video games very much, I thought it would be interesting to take a look. Here is a video I took of the event. Tokyo Game Show Technorati Tags: Tokyo Game Show

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Meeting up with a reader of my blog

22 September 2006

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The President of DMC Japan, Guy Harris, today invited me to a lunch at the ACCJ where Scott Neville, the Vice President, Global Services, of ValueCommerce gave a presentation on affiliate marketing in Japan. I have met up with a couple of people before that read my blog, but today was the first time for […]

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How to retire young and weatlhy

20 September 2006

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Here is my entry for Problogger’s “How to” competition, hopefull I am not too late. How to retire young and wealthy: I started my blog with this title nearly two years ago. Although, I am not quite there yet, I am fairly well done the path from where I was two years ago. Here are […]

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New pligg site on Japan

19 September 2006

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I have installed pligg on a domain I purchased last year. Pligg is based on the popular news sharing site – digg.com. There aren’t too many templates for it yet, but if it takes off, it could easily be an alternative blogging platform to WordPress. You can see it here. It was fairly easy to […]

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Making money with free job and classified sites

18 September 2006

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There are so many big, free classified sites available now, like craig’s list, you kind of wonder if it is worth creating a new site. That was my though last year when I started dotjapan.com a free job classified site for English speakers in Japan. The site now has over a hundred jobs and is […]

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How to become a billionaire by 30

15 September 2006

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Japan’s most popular social networking site Mixi has just listed on the Tokyo stock exchange. Its founder Kenji Kasahara owns 64 per cent of the stock. The company is currently valued at $1.6 billion dollars. It makes NewsCorp seem like they picked up MySpace for a bargain at $580 million. Kasahara saw how popular MySpace […]

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Domain consolidation

15 September 2006

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Definitely one thing on my to-do-list is to transfer all of my domains to one register. I suggest finding a good, reliable register and stick with them. When I first starting out and creating a new site, I registered the domain with the company I was hosting the site with. I now have a few […]

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Sometimes I get so easily side tracked

14 September 2006

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Yesterday Duncan posted a link to a new open source Digg style CMS called Pligg. I couldn’t help giving it a try. I got it installed on a domain, but the default template is pretty average. I have a good idea for a site, but I wonder if I will have the time to do […]

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